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Anon Mgr 24VII

Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Drápa af Máríugrát 24’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 777.

Anonymous PoemsDrápa af Máríugrát
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Guðs ‘of God’

1. guð (noun m.; °***guðrs, guðis, gus): (Christian) God

kennings

sonar guðs
‘of the son of God ’
   = Christ

the son of God → Christ
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sonar ‘of the son’

sonr (noun m.; °-ar, dat. syni; synir, acc. sonu, syni): son

kennings

sonar guðs
‘of the son of God ’
   = Christ

the son of God → Christ
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dráps ‘the killing’

dráp (noun n.; °-s): killing

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skírð ‘the baptised’

skíra (verb): baptise, purify

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og ‘and’

3. ok (conj.): and, but; also

[2] og ótta: so 920ˣ, ‘[...]’ 713, ‘og otta’ 1032ˣ

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ótta ‘fear’

ótti (noun m.; °-a): fear

[2] og ótta: so 920ˣ, ‘[...]’ 713, ‘og otta’ 1032ˣ

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frjá ‘Fri’

1. frjá (noun f.): [Fri] < frjádagr (noun m.): Friday

[3] frjá‑: ‘[...]’ 713, ‘fria‑’ 1032ˣ, ‘f...’ 920ˣ

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með ‘with’

með (prep.): with

[3] með vándra: ‘[...]’ 713, ‘med uondra’ 1032ˣ, ‘....’ 920ˣ

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vándra ‘of wicked’

vándr (adj.): wicked

[3] með vándra: ‘[...]’ 713, ‘med uondra’ 1032ˣ, ‘....’ 920ˣ

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sterkum ‘vigorous’

sterkr (adj.): strong

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Öllum ‘than all’

allr (adj.): all

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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hlutum ‘things’

hlutr (noun m.; °-ar, dat. -i/-; -ir, acc. -i/-u): part, thing

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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er ‘is’

2. vera (verb): be, is, was, were, are, am

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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æðri ‘more distinguished’

œðri (adj. comp.): nobler, higher

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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og ‘and’

3. ok (conj.): and, but; also

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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sælli ‘blessed’

sæll (adj.): happy, blessed

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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eilífligastr ‘The most eternal’

eilífligr (adj.): eternal

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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Eilífligastr deilir skepnu
‘The most eternal ordainer of creation ’
   = God

The most eternal ordainer of creation → God
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skepnu ‘of creation’

skepna (noun f.; °-u; -ur): creation

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

kennings

Eilífligastr deilir skepnu
‘The most eternal ordainer of creation ’
   = God

The most eternal ordainer of creation → God
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deilir ‘ordainer’

deilir (noun m.): ruler, ordainer

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

kennings

Eilífligastr deilir skepnu
‘The most eternal ordainer of creation ’
   = God

The most eternal ordainer of creation → God
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honum ‘to him’

hann (pron.; °gen. hans, dat. honum; f. hon, gen. hennar, acc. hana): he, she, it, they, them...

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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sie ‘be’

2. vera (verb): be, is, was, were, are, am

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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dýrð ‘glory’

dýrð (noun f.; °-ar/-a(NoDipl(1279) 44²ˆ); -ir): glory

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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á ‘in’

3. á (prep.): on, at

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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himni ‘heaven’

himinn (noun m.; °himins, dat. himni; himnar): heaven, sky

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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og ‘and’

3. ok (conj.): and, but; also

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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jörðu ‘on earth’

jǫrð (noun f.; °jarðar, dat. -u; jarðir/jarðar(DN I (1367) 304Š)): ground, earth

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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hann ‘he’

hann (pron.; °gen. hans, dat. honum; f. hon, gen. hennar, acc. hana): he, she, it, they, them...

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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er ‘is’

2. vera (verb): be, is, was, were, are, am

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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hæri ‘higher’

3. hár (adj.; °-van; compar. hǽrri, superl. hǽstr): high

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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en ‘than’

4. en (conj.): than

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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gjörvalt ‘everything’

gǫrvallr (adj.): everything

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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annað ‘else’

1. annarr (pron.; °f. ǫnnur, n. annat; pl. aðrir): (an)other, second

[5-8] abbrev. as ‘Aullum hlutum er ædri og sælli’ 713

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